Linux Kernel Developer Ted Ts’o Joins Linux Foundation as Chief Platform Strategist

Linux is growing and expanding at a rapid pace, and today is no exception. The Linux Foundation has announced that Ted Ts’o, a Linux kernel filesystem maintainer joined the organizationas a platform strategist. From the article:

“The Linux Foundation (LF), the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Linux kernel filesystem maintainer Ted Ts’o is joining the organization as a Fellow and chief platform strategist. Ts’o is one of the most highly regarded members of the Linux and open source community and will contribute his leadership experience working with a broad set of Linux technologies to the LF’s technical efforts, including the Linux Standard Base (LSB).

“We couldn’t be more thrilled to see Ted join the LF,” said Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Linux Foundation. “There are very few people in the world with the unique background and breadth of experience that Ted holds in both Linux and enterprise computing. He was the first North American kernel developer, a pioneer in Linux file systems and one of the original organizers of the Linux Standard Base. His experience will be an invaluable addition to our team.”

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